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Rejected Petitions Often Have Common Errors

Tweet Last week’s rejection of the petitions to overturn the smoking ban has generated some discussion of what the petitioning process and situations that would lead to a petition being rejected. The marlboro cigarettes ban petitions had nearly 10,000 signatures, 8,845 of which were found to be invalid, according to Secretary of State Chris Nelson. Yankton County Auditor Paula Jones said the secretary of state’s office has a list of guideline ... Jump to full article >>